Applying effects while looping

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Applying effects while looping

Post by MichaelAlan » Thu Jul 10, 2014 5:46 pm

I was watching a video recently and learned that applying eq while listening to a short loop of a track will rarely yield the desired results as our ears get used to problems in the audio very quickly.... thoughts?
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Post by kslight » Thu Jul 10, 2014 5:48 pm

Think about staring at the sun but for your ears.

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Post by MichaelAlan » Thu Jul 10, 2014 6:02 pm

Point taken. It seems this is a common thing to do. At least in instructional videos on youtube...
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Post by drumsound » Fri Jul 11, 2014 10:56 am

I think, like anything else, if you do something on a small level, you'll still need to back off and look at the whole, as it were. You might work on a small section, maybe where you know there something bothering you tonally, but then listen to the whole track, making sure what you did works from front to back.

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